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Stephen P. Marks
Jeanette Ives Erickson
LRA: Quote civilians killed
Faine Greenwood

Faine Greenwood is an assistant researcher at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, focusing on how UAV and satellite technology can be used in humanitarian contexts. A graduate of Stanford University and Tulane University, Greenwood is a former Southeast Asia correspondent and a...

Cynthia Petrigh

Cynthia Petrigh has been working in the field of Human rights, IHL, and peace processes for the past 19 years.  Her international experience includes setting up a rehabilitation center for victims of torture (as Executive Director of Centre Nassim in Beirut), teaching (as...

Research: Humanitarian Policy and Evaluation
Organizational Mandates Link
Katie Farineau

Katie Farineau is a Program Coordinator for the Humanitarian Academy at Harvard, in conjunction with the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative under the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Through ongoing research and education initiatives, she works with public, private, nonprofit and military...

Many people have been helping the children

Many people have been helping the children who were escaping from the LRA abduction until they were taken to their family. For those whose home might be farther, you would bathe them and give them food. Those people were very much hidden because if they were abducted again they would be...

Women In War: Publications
Humanitarian Response Intensive Course: Urban Humanitarian Emergencies Course
To me what I saw happening was that during those times

To me what I saw happening was that during those times, sometimes you find that when the rebels come, some people would run to the bushes without picking or carrying any food stuff. So for those who were able, they would give food to help those without anything to eat. Secondly, there were...

Delia Wendel
Brittany Card

Brittany Card is the Program Coordinator for the Signal Program on Human Security and Technology at the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI). She previously worked as a consultant for the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs and as a research assistant...

Paul Biddinger
About Us

HHI has 36 faculty collaborators, 16 fellows, and a network of undergraduate and graduate students with an interest in research and policy development in the humanitarian arena.

Peter Walker
Michael VanRooyen

Michael VanRooyen, MD, MPH is the Director of the Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (HHI) at Harvard University.  He is also the Chairman of Emergency Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. 

Dr. VanRooyen has worked as an emergency physician with numerous relief organizations in over...

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I would like to add that the government did send security to us

I would like to add that the government did send security to us. The Government sent soldiers to protect the people in the IDP camps and this was one of the most important things. Apart from security the government also gave people food that otherwise helped to rescue people from...

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Disasternet: Team
Amnesty and DDRRR (2012-2015)

The Ugandan government reinstated the Amnesty Act in May 2013, which grants pardons to all LRA combatants, save the top commanders. Regional organizations, UN affiliates, and international NGOs have instituted Disarmament, Demobilization, Repatriation, Reintegration, and Resettlement...

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